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Hardbound,  8” x 8”
18 pages with color illustrations
ISBN 978-1-63381-164-5



written by Ellen Dearborn
illustrated by Charlene Springer

This is a short story about a little boy that loves his vrooms. He has cars, trucks, planes, boats, and motorcycles. Every one of them he calls “Vroom.”


Ellen Dearborn is the third of seven children. Her parents lived on Mount Desert Island, Maine, and she was born in Bangor. She grew up in Connecticut and returned to Maine after graduating from high school. She married her husband, Lawrence, over forty years ago. They have one son and two grandsons. They have lived in Thomaston, Maine, for over thirty years.